The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - 183 170
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.061% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.46% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
364 439 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.80% 13.35% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 300 378 450
Median salary £37,404 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.99% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing VPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VPLS
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPLS across the Leeds region.

VPLS Salary Trend in Leeds